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Team Barkman

Stanley Barkman and Team Almost at Fort McMurray

THUNDER BAY –  On June 25th, Stanley Barkman from Sachigo Lake First Nation, ON will have walked 2080 kilometers from Sioux Lookout Ontario to Fort McMurray Alberta. His goal has been to raise awareness and raise funds for those affected by the Fort McMurray devastating wildfire. Stanley Barkman started his journey on May 9th 2016, and […]


Posted 25 June 2016 by in Anishinaabe
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Arts

Summer at the Thunder Bay Art Gallery

THUNDER BAY – ARTS – The Summer 2016 exhibition season kick off officially Friday, June 24 – with the opening of two new exhibitions to accompany the Arthur Shilling: The Final Works exhibition, organized and circulated by the Art Gallery of Peterborough that started June 10. Two local artists – Leanna Marshall and Celeste Pedri-Spade […]


Posted 25 June 2016 by in Arts Now
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NewLeaf joins the Canadian Aviation Market promising low fares

New Leaf and First Nations Form Strategic Partnership

WINNIPEG – BUSINESS – A new business partnership has been formed. Thousands of Indigenous people will benefit from a financial partnership between NewLeaf Travel Company and a number of Manitoba First Nations. The seven First Nation owners of South Beach Casino have formed a separate business consortium and are making a significant investment in NewLeaf. “South […]


Posted 25 June 2016 by in Aviation
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Thunder Storm Warning

Kenora – Fort Frances – Rainy River – Severe Thunderstorm Watch

KENORA – Environment Canada has upgraded the weather advisory for the Kenora – Fort Frances -Rainy River areas to a severe Thunderstorm Watch. Severe thunderstorm watch in effect for: Kenora – Grassy Narrows – Whitedog Sioux Narrows – Nestor Falls – Morson Fort Frances – Emo – Rainy River Conditions are favourable for the development of […]


Posted 25 June 2016 by in Featured
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Thunder Bay is under a Special Weather Statement

Special Weather Statement – June 24 2016

THUNDER BAY – Special Weather Statements have been issued earlier this afternoon for a wide range of Northwestern Ontario’ Special weather statement in effect for: Atikokan – Shebandowan – Quetico Park Dryden Ignace Upsala – Raith Fort Frances – Emo – Rainy River Sioux Lookout – Eastern Lac Seul Seine River Village – Mine Centre […]


Posted 24 June 2016 by in Featured
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